Gary, Indiana

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Area Quality Assurance Manager is responsible for leading Carmeuse regional interests in developing and executing a long term Quality Assurance Strategy with a strong emphasis on continuous improvement and customer focus. Taking the lead in regards to driving the preventative action and resolution of non-conformance process. This position is instrumental in the communications between the Sites, Sales, Technical Services and the customers, and acts as the liaison to operations.

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Responsible to oversee the Quality Assurance Programs for Carmeuse Lime and Stone's facilities in the Ohio and West regions including Grand River Ohio, Maple Grove Ohio, Millersville Ohio, Erie Pennsylvania, River Rouge Michigan, Buffington Indiana, Portage Indiana, ChemLime Indiana, and Rockwell Wisconsin. Other Sites maybe included depending on geographic locations.
  • Support change efforts in the regions in regards to Quality Assurance as being well connected to all of the operational and business processes, understanding of these processes and how they relate to customer requirements (internal/external).
  • Apply analytical thinking skills not only while providing solutions to problems or situations, but also in a means of providing insight into preventive actions to avoid occurrences of non-conformances.
  • Facilitate continuous improvement efforts to ensure process improvement and customer satisfaction.
  • Oversee quality data collection into SAP / Power BI and perform trend analysis on quality information.
  • Provide training, coaching, mentoring and guidance to quality personnel.
  • Act as an internal auditor for other quality regions quality audit program.
  • Oversee ISO 9000 Certification.

Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's/University Degree in a technical discipline such as Chemistry or Engineering and / or related fields
  • 7 to 10 years' experience of progressive management experience in the quality, quality systems and continuous improvement in a related industry, especially in lime, cement, refractory, concrete, aggregates or chemicals.
  • Provide leadership to the Sites, Sales, Technical Services as well as the regional quality team.
  • Ability to manage systems, multiple tasks, processes and people while being able to set priorities appropriately.
  • Ability to travel 30% of the time.

About Us


Carmeuse started out as a small family-run business in Belgium.

Today it's a leading global producer of lime, high calcium limestone and dolomitic stone. Its products are essential to energy producers, environmental services, construction and manufacturing.

With over 90 production facilities spread across almost every continent, and over 4,500 employees working at Carmeuse every day, the company's most treasured resources are its people.

About the Team

You will be part of Carmeuse Americas, a Rock-Star team of 2500 workers and employees bringing with them their own culture and specific needs. The Americas headquarters are located in Pittsburgh, PA and have over three dozen production facilities across the Eastern U.S., Canada, Chile, Brazil, and Colombia.

Gary, Indiana

Carmeuse Americas is a leading manufacturer of lime and limestone products used in a variety of applications, and benefits the environment by providing cleaner air, safer water and improved soil characteristics. Founded in 1860, Carmeuse is a privately owned Belgian company evolving from a calcium-based mineral provider into a company that continues to add integrated services. Carmeuse and its subsidiaries offer equipment and engineering services to optimize our customers’ processes, improve safety, and provide reliable supply. Solutions provided through Carmeuse span across a wide range of industries including steel manufacturing, power generation, road construction, site development, building materials, water and wastewater treatment, agriculture, and more. Subsidiaries and partnerships of Carmeuse Americas include: Storage & Transfer Technologies (STT), Mintek Resources, Inc., Yager Materials, Oxidos do Brasil, Rio Cal S.A.S., and Cal Arco Iris.

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